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  • Career Counseling

    Foundations, Perspectives, and Applications, 3rd Edition

    Edited by David Capuzzi, Mark Stauffer, David Capuzzi, Mark D. Stauffer

    Career Counseling, 3rd edition, provides a comprehensive, holistic overview of the foundations of career counseling, information on the most effective skills and techniques, and contextual perspectives on career and lifestyle planning, all by nationally and internationally recognized experts.…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge

  • The Child Welfare Challenge

    Policy, Practice, and Research, 4th Edition

    By Peter J. Pecora, James K. Whittaker, Richard P. Barth, Sharon Borja, William Vesneski

    Using both historical and contemporary contexts, The Child Welfare Challenge examines major policy practice and research issues as they jointly shape child welfare practice and its future. This text focuses on families and children whose primary recourse to services has been through publicly funded…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge
    Modern Applications of Social Work Series

  • The Medicalization of Marijuana

    Legitimacy, Stigma, and the Patient Experience, 1st Edition

    By Michelle Newhart, William Dolphin

    Medical marijuana laws have spread across the U.S. to all but a handful of states. Yet, eighty years of social stigma and federal prohibition creates dilemmas for patients who participate in state programs. The Medicalization of Marijuana takes the first comprehensive look at how patients…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Care Planning

    A guide for nurses, 3rd Edition

    By Benita Wilson, Andrea Woollands, David Barrett

    This clear and intuitive introduction to care planning for nurses explains the benefits of holistic, individualised care planning from a professional and clinical perspective. Using the ASPIRE model, it guides the reader step-by-step through a problem-solving approach to care, from assessing…

    Paperback – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • Child Abuse and Protection

    Contemporary issues in research, policy and practice, 1st Edition

    By Julia Davidson, Antonia Bifulco

    Literature in the child abuse and child protection arena has tended to adopt either a practice or legal perspective. Drawing on their expertise as researchers and leaders in their field, Julia Davison and Antonia Bifulco offer a comprehensive and cohesive book on child abuse and child protection,…

    Paperback – 2018-09-03
    Routledge

  • The Science and Politics of Work Disability Prevention

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ellen MacEachen

    The rising cost of illness and disability benefits are one of today’s biggest social and labour market challenges. The promise of activation-oriented work disability policies was labour market engagement for all people, regardless of illness, injury or impairment. However, the reality has been more…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge

  • Disability Definitions, Diagnoses, and Practice Implications

    An Introduction for Counselors, 1st Edition

    By Julie Smart

    This introductory text defines and describes disability, while providing concrete practice guidelines and recommendations for students in the fields of counseling, social work, and the helping professions. Various specialty areas are explored in detail, including marriage and family counseling,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27
    Routledge

  • Genetics and Gene Therapy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sheila A.M. McLean

    Genetics and Gene Therapy shows the wide range of the debate and the very real significance that genetics and its associated developments have for human beings, individually and collectively. Few areas of science and medicine have resulted in the volume of academic and popular literature as has…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    The International Library of Medicine, Ethics and Law

  • From Student to Scholar

    A Guide to Writing Through the Dissertation Stage, 1st Edition

    By Keith Hjortshoj

    From Student to Scholar guides graduate students through the "hidden" developmental transition required in writing a dissertation and moving beyond, to become a successful scholar. Identifying common rhetorical challenges across disciplines, author Hjortshoj explains how to accommodate evolving…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Our Bodies Not Ourselves

    WOMEN AGING FROM MENOPAUSE TO ONE HUNDRED, 1st Edition

    By Kathryn A. Kirigin, Carol A.B. Warren

    In 1970, the best-seller Our Bodies Ourselves was published. The focus of the authors, the Boston Health Collective, was on the youthful female body: on reproduction, sexuality, genitalia, intimacy and relationships in the context of North American cultural expectations. Our Bodies Not Ourselves is…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • The Biological Basis of Clinical Observations

    3rd Edition

    By William T. Blows

    Accurate clinical observations are fundamental to competent and safe healthcare practice. The Biological Basis of Clinical Observations gives readers the understanding needed to perform clinical observations accurately, make accurate judgements about the patient’s condition and make accurate…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    Routledge

  • Treating Addictions

    The Four Components, 1st Edition

    By An-Pyng Sun

    Treating Addictions: The Four Components offers a unique and coherent understanding of addiction. The book begins with a chapter discussing the framework of addiction and the four essential components of treatments—the fundamentals of addiction, co-occurring disorders, quality of life, and macro…

    Paperback – 2018-07-16
    Routledge

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